Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 53 km west of Bojnūrd, Bojnurd, North Khorasan Province, Iran, on Wednesday, 20 May 2020 at 14:37 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
20 May 14:50 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.57°N / 56.74°E (Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km (33 mi) W of Bojnourd (pop: 192,000) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NW of Esfarāyen (pop: 59,700) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) W of Shīrvān (pop: 82,800) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) ENE of Kalāleh (Kalaleh) (pop: 33,700) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) ENE of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) WSW of Achgabat (Turkmenistan) (pop: 727,700) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) WNW of Qūchān (pop: 111,800) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) NNW of Sabzevar (pop: 226,200) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) WNW of Mashhad (pop: 2,307,200) --> See nearby quakes!
518 km (322 mi) ENE of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||10 km||9 km of Ghazi, North Khorasan (Iran)||IRSC|
|4.0||2 km||Northeastern Iran||EMSC|
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